As we all know, getting a gun that fits properly will help your shooting in leaps and bounds. However, when it comes to rifles, we often neglect this important aspect which can lead to some bad habits creeping in that will affect your accurate shooting.
MPs drew on evidence contained within BASC’s white paper on grouse shooting.
The Secretary of State for the Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs paid tribute to BASC and the importance of shooting at the Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham.
BASC releases second film to dispel grouse myths.
On May 5th 2016 elections will take place in all 41 police force areas in England & Wales excluding London. Police and Crime Commissioners are charged with securing efficient and effective policing in their area and this includes firearms licensing. This election is an opportunity for BASC members to find out where their candidates stand on shooting. Enter your details into the space provided and follow the instructions to send your candidate an email. Please send copies of any replies received to: email@example.com [button link="http://e-activist.com/ea-action/action?ea.client.id=1979&ea.campaign.id=47490" color="silver" newwindow="yes"] Click here to email your candidate[/button]
In the face of renewed attacks on lead shot BASC’s position on legal restrictions remains unequivocal – no evidence, no change. We refuse to countenance any decisions proposed by policy-makers, regulators or others that are not backed by solid, scientific evidence.
The proposed directive has been published. BASC has already identified discrepancies and contradictions. Our initial assessment is below, but please note that this is likely to change as these proposals move through scrutiny.
BASC members in Northern Ireland are being invited to hone their shooting techniques and view the latest range of equipment at a rifle range day on Saturday 18 April
A range of online information resources for people to use as a PR toolkit to highlight the value of shooting and its role in the UK has been published by the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC).